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Reuters  Feb 20  Comment 
GFI Group Inc's board supported a tender offer by larger rival interdealer broker, BGC Partners Inc, putting an end to a protracted takeover battle.
Mondo Visione  Feb 4  Comment 
BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) ("BGC Partners," "the Company," or "BGC"), a leading global brokerage company primarily servicing the financial and real estate markets, today announced that it has extended the deadline for its fully financed,...
New York Times  Feb 4  Comment 
The sale of the GFI Group, a process that seemed to be going right, has been exposed to be less than ideal.
Mondo Visione  Feb 2  Comment 
GFI Group Inc. ("GFI Group", "GFI" or the "Company"), a leading intermediary and provider of trading technologies and support services to the global OTC and listed markets, issued the following statement from the Board of Directors in response to...
Mondo Visione  Jan 30  Comment 
CME Group Inc. and GFI Group Inc. today announced that they have each determined to terminate their previously announced merger agreement following today's special meeting of GFI shareholders.  Preliminary results from the GFI shareholder...
Wall Street Journal  Jan 30  Comment 
A takeover fight between hard-charging rivals over a broker to Wall Street’s biggest banks is coming to a head, a showdown that has split the firm’s board amid dueling claims about management conflicts and the hostile bidder’s motivations.
Benzinga  Jan 21  Comment 
Institutional Shareholder Services, a leading proxy advisory service, has recommended on Wednesday that GFI Group Inc (NYSE: GFIG) shareholders reject the proposed merger agreement with CME Group Inc (NYSE: CME), given $5.85 stock and cash offer...
Mondo Visione  Jan 20  Comment 
CME Group Inc., the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, today announced it has delivered executed revised agreements to the Special Committee (the "Special Committee") of the Board of Directors of GFI Group that, if approved,...
Mondo Visione  Jan 15  Comment 
BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) ("BGC Partners," "the Company," or "BGC"), a leading global brokerage company primarily servicing the financial and real estate markets, today announced that it has delivered an executed agreement to GFI Group...





 
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GFI Group Inc. is an inter-dealer broker specializing in over-the-counter derivatives products and related securities. GFI Group Inc. provides brokerage services, market data and analytics software products to institutional clients in markets for a range of credit, financial, equity and commodity instruments.

Headquartered in New York, GFI was founded in 1987 and employs more than 1,500 people with additional offices in London, Paris, Hong Kong, Seoul, Tokyo, Singapore, Sydney, Englewood (NJ), and Sugar Land (TX). GFI provides services and products to over 2,000 institutional clients, including leading investment and commercial banks, corporations, insurance companies and hedge funds. Its brands include GFI™, Starsupply®, GFInet®, CreditMatch®, FENICS®, Amerex® and Trayport®.

GFI serves as an intermediary between large, institutional buyers and sellers of sophisticated financial products. For the most complex derivatives instruments that are traded over the counter rather than on traditional futures exchanges and certain related cash instruments, GFI provides trading liquidity in a neutral environment using a combination of electronic trading platforms, data and analytics tools and skilled brokerage professionals.

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